STUCO saves lives one pint at a time

Greg Davidson (12) donates blood during OHS blood drive.

Lexi Onder, reporter

March 8, 2018

Student Council is hosting its annual blood drive on Friday, March 9. It is not too late to decide to save a life. Students can sign up to donate during all lunches in the commons. The blood drive can only accept 110 donors, but that doesn’t mean all donors will be able to donate successfull...

Student Council, Leadership host blood drive

Staring down at his arm, Greg Davidson (12) watches the nurse draw his blood at the blood drive on Oct. 27.

Maddy McClure, reporter

November 3, 2017

OHS Student Council (STUCO) and Leadership hosted a collaborative blood drive the week of Oct. 23. On Oct. 27, OHS exceeded its goal of 80 and received 88 counts. Over 100 people showed up to donate. OHS teacher and STUCO representative, Kelli Roberts, says that it’s so important to donate blood...

Blood Drive drives students to donate

Blood Drive drives students to donate

Emma Reinagel, features editor

March 9, 2017

Students had the opportunity to donate blood at two separate blood drives took place at OHS last Friday (March 3) and Monday (March 6). The blood drives were organized by Student Council and Leadership, and the blood was donated through the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center. “When you...

STUCO, Leadership, and Key Club host blood drive

Rachel Hanson, reporter

March 7, 2016

OHS Student Council and the leadership classes are hoping to change lives next week with their annual spring blood drive. The OHS leadership class is hosting the community drive on Monday, March 7, from 3-7 pm. Their goal is for every leadership student to bring in two people to donate. This drive...

Community teaches leadership to B positive

Johanna Carrigan, reporter

October 20, 2015

The OHS leadership class turned to the community for their semiannual blood drive and experienced optimistic results. Mr. Terry Deters, a Donor Resource Consultant from Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center, teamed up with OHS leadership classes to work the biannual blood drive at OHS. The class r...

Saving Three Lives at a Time

Lauren Gianino, Reporter

October 17, 2013

OHS has put a lot of blood sweat and tears into helping their community with an emphasis on the blood aspect these past few weeks. The first blood drive took place during the school day on Friday, October 11th. Many students and faculty members participated. This blood drive was held by Oakville's ...

Giving More than Just Effort to Save Lives

Giving More than Just Effort to Save Lives

Lucas Bennett, Business Manager

October 15, 2013

On Friday Oct. 11, Student Council held its annual fall blood drive at OHS. The blood drive was held in Gym B from 8:00 to 1:00 by Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center. Students had to be 16 years old with parent permission or 17 and older in order to donate. Also, all donors must have their vitals...

Oakville donates over 150 units of blood

Oakville donates over 150 units of blood

Amanda Schlaker, Advertising/Business Manager

October 23, 2012

During the recent blood drives, the Oakville community donated over 150 units of blood. On Friday, Oct. 12, Student Council hosted the blood drive for students and staff. The drive took place throughout the day in Gym B. The main goal for the drive was to fill all of the time slots. Student Council ...

Dracula is back!

Dracula is back!

Ciera McNabb, center-spread editor

February 28, 2012

The OHS blood drive started up on Feb. 28.  From 8 a.m to 1 p.m, students were in Gym B shaking off the fear of the needle to give hope to those who need blood transfusions to survive. “It’s great to see people donating.  You know that the blood being donated gives people a second cha...

OHS gives blood

Haley Boeschen, Reporter

March 7, 2011

Blood was flowing throughout OHS all day on March 1; the annual blood drive was held in Gym B by StuCo on that Tuesday. StuCo held a Blood Drive to replenish the low blood supplies we have in St. Louis. This year OHS came up with 203 sign ups and 169 units of donated blood. With these numbers OHS...

Student council supports local blood centers

Sarah Girardier, Reporter

February 22, 2011

On Tuesday, March 1, the OHS student council will be hosting the Blood Drive in accordance with the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center. StuCo sponsor Mrs. Laura Zwilling hopes to see a big turnout of students and staff this year in hopes of both further aiding the blood bank, which due to the...

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